Breaking News
    Translate
    Latest

    Politics

    Kashamu’s dollars can’t buy PDP leadership — Bode George

    George: Soon, FG will resolve Diya, others’ rights issue

    CHIEF Olabode Goerge, a former Deputy National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in this interview, calls on the warring factions in the party to sheathe their swords.

    Read More
    O'tega Emerhor

    Delta APC will welcome Ogboru, Ochei, others in June but … Emerhor

    There has been unease in Delta State Labour Party, LP, since serial governorship candidate, Chief Great Ogboru, said he might collapse the structure of the party in the state, on which platform he ran for governorship in 2015, to now move same to the All Progressives Party, APC. In this chat with Sunday Vanguard, the 2015 Delta APC governorship candidate, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, affirms that Ogboru and a former state House of Assembly Speaker, Victor Ochei, will be admitted into the party in June, but that the move does not amount to a merger.

    Read More
    Bosun-Oladele

    10 policemen to be recruited from each LGA — Rep Oladele

    The best of empowerment, many have said, is to teach people how to fish and not to continuously give them fish. It is not clear if this popular saying prompted the member, House of Representative representing Irepo/Orelope/Olorunsogo Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, Honorable Bosun Oladele when, as a departure from the culture of giving out money for temporary benefit by politicians of his clime, the federal lawmaker, by way of his constituency project as captured in the 2015 Budget, decided to empower his constituents in a way that they would be able to carry on with their jobs at hands in a more productive way.

    Read More
    Metuh

    Is Metuh’s mettle melting?

    One person that would be conspicuously missing at today’s national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP whether in Abuja or Port-Harcourt would be Chief Olisa Metuh, the outgoing National Publicity Secretary of the PDP. On Thursday, Metuh’s physical frailty seemed to compound his seeming political pains when he vomited twice in court. Today’s convention, if it holds, would be the first one that Metuh would be missing from or not involved in an active role.

    Read More
    Odubu-Oshiomhole

    Edo 2016: Revelations from Oshiomhole, Odubu, reconciliation meeting

    The fact-finding and reconciliation team set up by the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), led by Prince Olagusoye Oyinlola, to resolve the crisis in the APC in Edo State, arrived penultimate Thursday and held their first meeting with Governor Adams Oshiomhole. Other members of the delegation included Hajia Fatima Muhammed, a member of the Board of Trustees (BOT); Alhaji Ahmed Abdulahi, Prince Martins Bisong, Senator Osita Izunaso and Senator Ndoma Egba. Their mandate was to unravel the cause of the dispute between Oshiomhole and his deputy, Dr Pius Odubu and also find lasting solution to the crisis which had engulfed the party ahead of the September 10 governorship election in the state.

    Read More
    Obaseki-Oshiomhole

    Edo 2016: Esan APC leaders plan revolt

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s alleged plans to enthrone a reliable successor could well be threatened by the overflow of developments in the Edo State House of Assembly. Esan political leaders in the governor’s APC, according to sources, are peeved by the governor’s failure to restore the former speaker of the state House of Assembly, Victor Edoror to office, a development that saw the speakership being moved from their zone to Edo South Senatorial zone.

    Read More